Joined: April 2001
||Posted: July 01 2007, 10:51
I have just finished reading it, and i found it a very good read, Mike has been very honest about himself and the people he has met over the years, he has been very open and frank about his problems, and i think that's great, people can say he did'nt go into the music making process i enough detail, like the Voyager album only got 1 line!!but that's not the point of the book, the book is mainly about his mental problems, why he has them and how he has dealt with them, i would loved to have read a chapter on how he made every album, but that would be a huge book, and take a long time to write, as it is, i still learned a lot of new things about certain albums, and also about his personal life, i never knew about his conection to Mick Jagger and Keith Richards for instance!!
Yes there was a lot of his musical side left out, but that's fine, because to be honest, most of all that you can read about on this web site, but it would be nice some time in the future to read about that from Mike's point of view.
The best thing about the book though is the last paragraph on the last page, to me it gives real hope for the future of his music.
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